Celebrex (Celecoxib) treats and relieves pain, stiffness, swelling and other types of inflammations that are caused by osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and rheumatoid spondylitis. It is also prescribed to children over the age of 2 for treating juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and women for relieving menstrual pain. Celebrex belongds to the group of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs called COX-3 inhibitors. It works by blocking components provoking pain.
As for the drug’s analogs, Celecoxib, Celebra, Onsenal are among them.
*Celebrex ® is manufactured by Pfizer Inc.